ADVERTISEMENT

Mr. and Mrs. Michael G. O’Connell of Wilmington, N.C., formerly of Buffalo, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a cocktail reception hosted by their daughter Lynn and son Michael III in their son’s home in Wilmington. Mr. O’Connell and Helen Y. Marcotte were married Sept. 4, 1948, in Buffalo. Before retiring to North Carolina in 1985, Mike taught at Nichols School and Helen was a reading specialist for the Lancaster School System.